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Bath vs Lyme: Architecture in Austen’s Persuasion

  • Museum of Bath Architecture Countess of Huntingdon's Chapel, The Paragon Bath United Kingdom (map)

In association with the Jane Austen Festival. Please note that the venue is the Museum of Bath Architecture, not No. 1 Royal Crescent.

Architecture plays a vital role in Persuasion and not just individual buildings but also the wider sense of the built and natural environment. Join Dr Amy Frost in a journey from the village of Uppercross, through the coastal drama of Lyme Regis to the formality of Bath and explore how Austen’s architectural world of fact and fiction collide along the way.